How does homework improve learning?

  • It can help pupils to make more rapid progress in learning, extending and consolidating the work covered within lessons.
  • It develops self-discipline and the practical skill of working independently.
  • It can provide the required conditions needed for creative and thoughtful work.
  • It provides time for reflection on the topic covered.
  • It helps pupils to learn incrementally and develop their critical thinking skills.

How is homework given?

What Can Parents do to Support Independent Learning?

  • Parents should ensure that pupils have a quiet working environment conducive to study
  • They should take a positive interest in the work done, checking the quality of work produced.
  • They should check SMHW to see what homework has been posted by teachers
  • They should contact their Child’s Form Tutor if they have any concerns

What must pupils do?

  • Check the homework timetable
  • Check SMHW
  • Complete all tasks to a high standard
  • Complete and  hand in all work on the due date
  • Ask their teacher for clarification, if they are not sure.

Homework Timetable

HOMEWORK TIMETABLE 2020 - 2021
789X9Y10XY11XY
MondayMusicPhysicsMusicReligious EducationChemistryEnglish Language
MathsArtFrenchPhysicsMathsMaths
Computer ScienceBiologyGeographyMathsEnglish LanguageBiology
HistoryComputer ScienceMathsHistoryBusiness/Comp SciSpanish/French
TuesdayEnglishChemistryEnglishGeographyMusic/GeographyBusiness/Computer Sci
FrenchMathsReligious EducationMusicBio;ogyGeography
ChemistryHistory (Even)Computer ScienceComputer ScienceEnglish LiteratureChemistry
Religious EducationMaths
WednesdayBiologyMusicBiologyBiologyPhysicsBiology
MathsEnglishHistoryArtReligious StudiesArt/Music
ChemistryReligious Studies
ThursdayArtSpanishPhysicsHistoryArt/HistoryMaths
GeographyMathsEnglishMathsMathsPhysics
SpanishFrenchArtEnglishEnglish LanguageEnglish Language
MathsBiology
FridayReligious EducationEnglishArtEnglsihChemistryEnglish Lit
PhysicsGeographyFrench/SpanishChemistrySpanish/FrenchPhysics
EnglishGeographySpanish/French
30mins per subject30mins per subject30mins per subject30mins per subject30mins per subject30mins per subject